Kalpeshwar houses the famous Kalpavriksha. This tree is believed to fulfill all the wishes of a person. The small rock temple of Kalpeshwar is situated at a height of 23,134 meters. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Kalpeshwar is surrounded by dense woods and also terraced fields that lie in the Urgam valley.

The trekking trail: Helang “ Devgaon “ Kalpeshwar “ Devgaon “ Dumak “ Panar “ Rudranath “ Panar “ Sagar

On this moderate level trek expedition, you cross some of the most picturesque hamlets, enchanting landscapes, and witness some of the most splendid views including magnificent Himalayas Treks; Alaknanda carving; insider views of Nanda Devi; and more.

How to Reach

By Air: Nearest airport is Jolly Grant, Dehradun, and nearest railhead is in Rishikesh. Sagar can be the entry point for trek to Rudranath. Its a 22 km trek that will lead you to Rudranath.

From Rudraprayag to Helang: Regular buses ply on this route and it takes around 5 hours to reach Helang from Rudraprayag. Also, one can hire a taxi that will take around 3 and half hour.

Exact Location: Rudranath and Kalpeshwar are situated in Sagar village which is 4+ km from Gopeshwar. District: Chamoli

Nearest Town: Gopeshwar (4+ km).

Trek Length: Approx. 62 km

Advisory: Its better to acclimatise for the high altitude before starting this trek

Best Time to Visit: October to November

Things to Carry

  • Walking stick
  • Hiking shoes
  • Woolen clothes
  • Water, juices, snacks
  • Electric torch
  • Medical kit
  • A good compass
  • An extra pair of clothes

Other Attractions in the Vicinity

Ugram: This highly enchanting valley is situated at an elevation of 2134 m. Ugram is dotted with terraced fields and lust green forests.